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The 13 Most Surprising Producer Credits in Movies

Leonardo DiCaprio & Red Riding Hood Getty Images / Warner Bros.

Sure producers accept the award when a movie wins Best Picture at the Oscars and get to say awesome things like "I'll make you a star, kid!," but what the hell does a producer actually do?

Well, the answer is sometimes everything from coordinating the script's development, financing and hiring the film's director ... and sometimes doing little beyond having a famous name and giving a thumbs-up at the movie's premiere. However, we're sure the following famous folks, who have had surprising producer credits on a variety of flicks, were more hands-on types when it came to getting these 13 movies made. Get More »

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The 9 Most Dramatic Bastardizations of Our Childhoods (in Movies)

Jack the Giant Killer Warner Bros.

This week sees the release of Bryan Singer's "Jack the Giant Slayer," which has survived a long delay, conversion to 3-D, and a retitling  (Jack was originally a "Giant Killer"), but now must face its biggest trial by fire: The Audience.

The rather old-fashioned children's adventure feel of "Jack" is going to feel rather old-hat in comparison to the flurry of fairy tale films that film-goers have been bludgeoned with in recent years, mostly because it doesn't offer much of an ironic or modernized spin on the fable.

Maybe that's a good thing?

Let's take a look back at some past films that really took our childhood favorites in edgier, sexier directions. Get More »

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Hot People Looking Hot: Amanda Seyfried Photos

They say timing is everything. Lucky for Amanda Seyfried, that time is now.

Time for what, you ask? Time for the "Gone" starlet to return with her Hot People Looking Hot gallery, that's what!

After bursting onto the Hollywood scene in 2004 with "Mean Girls," Amanda has dazzled us with her romantic features in, well, romantic features. Needless to say, we're totally psyched to see her breaking hearts and hitting high notes in "Les Miserables."

And, yeah, we're also totally psyched for the excuse to celebrate her gorgeousness with a gallery. Enjoy!

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GALLERY: The 20 Sexiest Screen Couples of 2011

As the year draws to an end, we can't help but reflect on all the memorable movies and stand out performances of 2011. But nothing made our hearts skip a collective beat like the actors who scorched up the big screen with their scintillating romances this year.

Whether it was teen newlyweds who brought new meaning to the idea of everlasting love, best friends who finally gave in to their undeniable feelings or superheroes who couldn't resist the magnetic pull of attraction, these couples had it bad for each other, and we for them. Take a look at the 20 sexiest cinematic couples of 2011.

Filed Under: Best of 2011 Features

What a Big Laugh You Have, 'Riding Hood' Blooper Reel

Warner Bros

Catherine Hardwick's edgy re-imagining of the lady in red is hitting Blu-Ray today, and to celebrate the release, Hollywood Crush has the exclusive cut of the blooper reel.

Those "Red Riding Hood" stars sure are attached to their movie set... in the literal sense.

Blooper reels are among the most beloved special features in the DVD world -- probably because seeing the stars flub their lines or get snagged on the set always makes us chuckle. This is one you'll want to watch again and again, so head over to Hollywood Crush and check it out.

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Red Riding IN THE Hood

Red Riding in the Hood

"Boyz N the Hood." "Don't Be a Menace in South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood." "Tales from the Hood."

"The Hood" is a classic, storied setting in American cinema, thus we have to admit we were disappointed upon watching the teen-targeted thriller "Red Riding Hood" (now on DVD and Blu-ray) and discovering it did not actually place there.

So we made our own version. Meet "Red Riding IN THE Hood." Get More »

My, What Big 'Red Riding Hood' Blu-rays We Have

"Red Riding Hood" Blu-ray
Warner Bros.

That big bad wolf sure knows how to get around. First he huffed and puffed and blew down the house on those three little pigs and then he went and terrorized Little Red Riding Hood and her poor grandmother. Effective, sure, but kind of inefficient. So we thought we'd help him save some time by combining his efforts.

And when you see the three little "Red Riding Hood" Blu-rays we're giving away, it might blow your mind down.

Our latest giveaway features not just one, but three copies of Catherine Hardwicke's edgy reworking of the "Red Riding Hood" legend. You know, the one that stars the not-so-little Amanda Seyfried as the girl in the red hood and Max Irons and Shiloh Fernandez as two hunky love interests who may or may not be big and bad in their spare time? Yeah, it's pretty awesome stuff. Get More »

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Beware of the Wolf! Enter Our 'Red Riding Hood' Goodies Giveaway

"Red Riding Hood" poster
Warner Bros.

But, NextMovie, what great prizes you have!

Fairy tales rarely get more exciting than the combination of Amanda Seyfried and Shiloh Fernandez in "Red Riding Hood."

With "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn" not hitting theaters for another eight months, this movie, directed by the first "Twilight" helmer, Catherine Hardwicke," is like a trip to the spa -- so soothing and calming to our massive anticipation.

Needless to say, we're stoked for this sexy-yet-scary Gothic take on the classic story, so we're celebrating the best way we know how. No, we haven't purchased a scarlet poncho (yet - don't put it past us) -- we're giving away a slew of wolf-friendly goodies. They may or may not include a hoodie with red lining... Get More »

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6 Rad Clips from 'Red Riding Hood'

Red Riding Hood
Warner Bros.

"Red Riding Hood" has all the right ingredients: a pair of sexy young actors (Amanda Seyfried and Shiloh Fernandez); a renowned director (Catherine Hardwicke) with a blockbuster supernatural romance ("Twilight") already under her belt; a premise based on a classic story we all know and love; and of course, WEREWOLVES!

Will all this add up to one of the most memorable movie thrillers in recent memory?

Movie fans can only hope "Red Riding Hood" rips our faces off with its wolfy claws of movie magic. Get More »

Next Factor: Shiloh Fernandez

Shiloh Fernandez
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Had there been just a slight shift in the sciences, Shiloh Fernandez would've already been a mega-star by now, obsessed over by millions of adoring fans. The California native was thisclose to playing Edward Cullen in "The Twilight Saga," but didn't find strong chemistry with potential co-star Kristen Stewart, telling NextMovie the two "didn't mesh up."

That's ancient history now, as Fernandez gets a new chance to shine in a cool new spin on a classic fairytale, "Red Riding Hood." And the chance comes courtesy of original "Twilight" director Catherine Hardwicke, who was obviously taken with R.Pattz's runner-up during their first go-round. Get More »

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